OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. (Jan. 11, 2024) –
Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) will present “Jerry Herman: The Broadway Legacy Concert” as part of its Touring Attractions series on Tuesday, Jan. 23 at 7:30 p.m. in the OCCC Visual and Performing Arts Center Theater.
The cast includes vocalist Ron Raines, a distinguished alumnus of Oklahoma City University and The Juilliard School whose illustrious international career spans musical theater, opera, concert, and television. He’s a Tony Award nominee for the acclaimed production of “Follies” and a three-time Emmy and Soap Opera Digest Award nominee for his role as villain Alan Spaulding on CBS’s longest-running daytime drama “Guiding Light.”
Jerry Herman, the legendary composer and lyricist of the American Musical Theatre, is celebrated for his influential role in shaping Broadway’s golden era. His timeless classics, including “Hello, Dolly,” “Mame,” “Mack and Mabel,” and “La Cage aux Folles,” have captivated audiences for decades. This concert is a tribute to his enduring legacy and showcases some of Broadway’s most iconic and uplifting songs.
Co-produced by the ASCAP Foundation and Spot-On Entertainment, the concert features a stellar cast of New York’s Broadway and concert performers as they bring to life the enchanting music and remarkable stories of one of the theatre’s true giants.
Tickets are available online at tickets.occc.edu or by calling 405-682-7579.
For more information about the show and the full artist bios, visit spot-onentertainment.com/jerry-herman/.
About Oklahoma City Community College
Since its inception in 1972, Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) has been the heartbeat of the Metro, dedicated to empowering learners and strengthening communities. Serving more than 18,000 students, we are committed to producing leaders. “Student Success, Community Enrichment” is our mission, and we offer more than 87 degree and certificate programs that provide a foundation for further education or immediate career readiness. We remain dedicated to providing accessible, affordable, high-quality education that equips students to achieve personal and professional goals. OCCC is more than an institution; we are a community catalyst, fostering growth and success in our city, our workforce, and the lives of our students. Discover your potential at OCCC, where your future is our purpose.
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